Richard Phillips

(American, b. 1963)

first point by richard phillips

Richard Phillips

First Point, 2012

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flower mirror by richard phillips

Richard Phillips

Flower Mirror, 2013

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Born in Marblehead, USA
BFA in Painting, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, USA
MFA in Painting, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, USA
Lives and works in New York, USA


Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Piston Head: Artists Engage the Automobile, Venus over Manhattan, New York, USA
REMEMBER EVERYTHING, 40 Years Galerie Max Hetzler, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany
Lindsay Lohan, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia (solo)
Gagosian Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
Collection Platform 2: Circulation, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
Wide Open School, Hayward Gallery, London, England
Looking Back for the Future, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
We the People, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, New York, USA
Most Wanted, White Cube, London, England (solo)
The Deer, Le Consortium, Dijon, France
Commercial Break, Garage Projects, 54th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Figures in a Landscape, Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong
Black Swan, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA
Adolf Dietrich, Richard Phillips – Painting and Misappropriation, Swiss Institute, New York, USA (solo)
New Museum, Gagosion Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
Exquisite Corpse Drawings, Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert, New York, USA
Lebenslust und Totentanz, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems, Austria
Endless Bummer / Surfe Elsewhere, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, USA
Always There, Part 2, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany
My Sweet Sixteen Party, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium
Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
The Dream of Putrefaction, Metropole Galleries, Folkestone, England
Dark Places, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, USA
Early Works on Paper, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Gorgeous Isn't Good Enough, Hangar Biccoca, Milan, Italy
Law, Sex & Christian Society ,Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, USA
Michael Fried, White Cube, London, England
Works on Paper, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany

Public Collections

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Tate Collection, London
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon
Chase Bank, Zurich
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines
Henry Art Gallery, Seattle


Richard Phillips
Burgi, Mendes and Jones, Ronald, Schirmer & Mosel, Germany
Greater New York
P.S. 1 Center for Contemporary Art, New York
The Figure: Another Side of Modernism. Paintings from 1950 to the Present
Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island
Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich
Art Lovers
Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool
Galerie Max Hetzler
Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York